Political Science 261

Political Science 261 PSCI261
International Relations II: Global Governance and the International Political Economy 3 (3-0-0-0)

This course introduces students to the basic concepts and theories of international relations, examining the origins and impact of international economic inequality. It focuses on the development of systems of governance, international political economy including the role of actors such as states, international organizations, multinational enterprises and other non-governmental organizations and social movements in addressing issues such as globalization, poverty, the protection of human rights and sustainable development.

Credit Restriction: Credit may be obtained for only one of Political Science 261 or PSCI260

Prerequisites: Political Science 101 or Political Science 102 and 2nd year standing required
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